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Apprentice Production/Welding Engineer - FSM Manufacturing Ltd



6th June 2022

Employer Description

FSM is a small to medium sized business based in Haverhill and has been trading for over 40 years. The business operates from 15,000 square foot premises. FSM are specialists in sheet metal fabrication, security doors & access control products along with a whole host of products for various industries that are made from sheet metal or tube.

The company uses various equipment and processes including laser cutting, punching, forming/bending, Mig & Tig welding, cleaning, sawing, drilling and engraving. Materials used in our processes include mild steel, stainless steel, aluminium and brass. We focus on meeting our customer requirements for quality and on time delivery.

Main description

  • Assisting welders & learning how to Mig/Tig weld various materials, learning how to clean these items customers’ requirements.
  • Assisting laser operator 
  • Assisting punch operator 
  • Assisting press operator 
  • Assisting machine shop drilling, tapping, countersinking, milling, turning inserting & sawing 
  • Assisting security door team to assemble, wrap & pack
  • Assist security department with engraving, stud welding & various assembly duties

Entry requirements

A good level of English and Maths is required, both verbal and written.

Skills required

  • Communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Team working
  • Creative

Training to be Provided

General Welder Level 2

Things to consider


Structured training plan, training across most areas of the factory floor, primary focus on welding, clean, safe and organised working environment, support from team-leader and operations manager.


Working to deadlines and need to be proactive. The job can be quite physical and bending and lifting will be required.

Future Prospects

The potential of a full-time role for the right candidate.

Benefits include 

Company pension, 20 days holiday in the 1st year and 25 days in the following years (plus bank holidays), death in service and a sick pay policy.

Overtime could be available and would be paid at time and a half.

Closing Date

The closing date for this job offer is on 04/07/2022


£234 per week


This job is located in Haverhill, Suffolk

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